Feb 1, 2013 9:00am EST
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Jan 31, 2013 9:00am EST
industrials, consumer discretionary are the market leaders to the downside for a second day in a row. however, i don't see heavy volume in the etfs associated with this, don't see signs that a lot of people are getting out and taking a lot of profits. i would note, however, home builders if you look at what the home builders are doing despite good numbers from pulte the numbers are down for a second day in a row and i do see some volume, i do see volume in the etfs associated with home builders that are a little bit above normal so i think people are generally starting to take some profits in the group. big problem there are the valuations. finally whirlpool great numbers overall and the 2013 guidance just knocked the cover off the ball. 9.25 to 9.75. the general estimates $9.15, $9.17. 31 and a dime, 31.20 are the indications and when you get that close that's an indication the stock is about to open and what you've got is people going back and forth putting in bids and offers here. there you can see the specialists right there. roberts standing right there, and this is an old-fashioned auct
Jan 29, 2013 9:00am EST
iphone. i also don't know how many years in a row everyone is going to say this new one is so great. i have to run out and get it. >> go ahead. >> putting on my pc computing historian hat for a moment there was a period more than a decade ago when we saw the pc market just exploding and companies like dell and hp increasingly making profits, growing revenue, selling hardware. then we got this period where it was about google. it was about ebay. it was about amazon. the services and the commerce that you can layer on top once you've got a big market of people who have these devices. we are reaching that with the smart phone market but we don't yet know which companies are going to invent the software services that really profitably take advantage of that. that's what it's going to be not this ipad. >> well said. final point, guys. rimm's down almost 8%. dan, do you think that reflects anything of how tomorrow may go for them? >> yeah. i think they've delayed this new operating system for so long it is almost going to be an anticlimactic. i doubt they'll have anything that is going to